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Cartoon for 22-inch Peony shade, model 1505

Object Name: Cartoon
Date: ca. 1900-1904
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Medium: Ink and graphite on linen
Dimensions: Overall (irregular): 35 1/4 × 40 1/2 in. (89.5 × 102.9 cm)
Description: Black and white cartoon with numbered segments.
Credit Line: Gift of Fred and Nancylee Dikeman
Object Number: 2007.4.8
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Full-scale design drawings, known as cartoons, delineated the placement of each piece of glass and were an important step in the process of making a Tiffany shade. This drawing represents Tiffany Studios' 22" Peony shade.


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